Netflix has a great library of food-related films available to watch instantly. Below is a list of films available for streaming that will leave you not only salivating, but also inspired to help improve our food system.
Spinning Plates (2013)
A documentary that focuses on three tenacious restaurants and their chefs, each facing obstacles that threaten their ability to live out their dreams. Grant Achatz, owner and head chef of a Michelin-rated Chicago restaurant is diagnosed with a life-threatening condition; Mike and Cindy Breitbach, owners of a 150-year-old restaurant, must rely on their community for support when disaster strikes; and Francisco and Gabby Martinez, who risk everything to provide for their young daughter. The chefs, their restaurants, and their struggles couldn’t be more diverse, but their heartfelt stories shed light on what brings a chef to the kitchen every day.
The Raw and the Cooked (2012)
German documentarian Monika Treut lets the food speak for itself as the film explores six unique locations across Taiwan. The film’s focus on the culinary diversity of Taiwan exposes the island’s cultural and historical influences. From traditional Chinese dim-sum, to aboriginal bouillabaisse cooked inside a tree-trunk, this film will leave you hungry and intrigued.
More than Honey (2013)
More than Honey is a beautifully-shot Swiss documentary about the fascinating world of bees, bee keeping, and the frightening decline of bee populations. Extraordinary nature close-ups and in-depth interviews explain the complicated relationship between bees, honey, mankind, the environment, policy and even evolution.
TEDTalks: Chew on This (2011)
Episode 2: Dan Barber: How I Fell in Love with a Fish
Chefs, farmers, master bakers, and food scientists share stories about everything food related in the TEDTalks series Chew on This.
In “How I Fell in Love with a Fish,” chef Dan Barber shares the story of his short love affair with what he thought was a sustainably raised fish, until he realized he didn’t know what that actually meant. Barber is brought to an unexpected location on his quest to find a fish he could truly love.
Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011)
Jiro Ono, the 87 year-old proprietor of an inconspicuous 10-seat restaurant in a Tokyo subway station, is considered one of the world’s greatest sushi masters. His talent and passion for food is nearly unrivaled and is perhaps the reason why people make a pilgrimage to Japan for the chance to sit in one of the coveted seats at his sushi bar.
This film revolves around Ono’s personal story, the fish industry, and the familial relationships that are needed to continue the art of making sushi. Beautiful camera work and stunning visuals will leave your mouth watering.
The Fruit Hunters (2013)
Adventurers, scientists, detectives and even actor Bill Pullman join the ranks of fruit-obsessed hunters dedicating themselves to finding and preserving rare fruits across the globe. In an increasingly monoculture world, these fruit hunters are in pursuit of protecting genetic diversity, while also exploring the complex relationship between humans and fruit.
Episode 14: Arthur Potts Dawson: A vision for Sustainable Restaurants
In the restaurant business, there is an immense amount of waste. Waste comes in the form of time, money, energy, and food. So the question is asked, how do we reduce waste? Dawson’s optimistic yet pragmatic talk explains what a sustainable restaurant looks like and how to actually make it happen.
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Hungry for Change (2012)
Stuck in a cycle of ineffective diets? It may not be your fault. Hungry for Change is a transformative documentary that delves into the deceptive diet and weight-loss industry, and explores the disconnect between food, health, and happiness. Experts include the nation's leading dieticians, nutritionists, best selling authors, and chef and food activist Jamie Oliver.
Forks Over Knives (2011)
After an eye-opening trip to the Philippines, Dr. T. Colin Campbell started on a quest to investigate what he called “diseases of affluence,” such as heart disease and Type 2 Diabetes. This film also chronicles a group of patients suffering from diet-related diseases and their journey after significantly altering their eating habits.
Food Inc. (2008)
This Oscar-nominated documentary takes a look at the food industry's harmful effects on human health and the environment. This film shows the unflattering side of food production and the effects of intensive animal farming. Eaters and consumers are left with recommendations on how to change their diets for a healthier planet.
Netflix offers a great selection of films and videos about food and the food industry. These films provide an entertaining and educating look into the world of food, and the problems that can be overcome in our current food system.
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Do You Know Your Body’s Most Important Weight Loss Secret?
By J. Davis III
Tags: HEALING | HEALTHY FATS | REMEDIES
Recently, Doctor of Naturopathy, weight-loss expert and best-selling Amazon author Liz Swann Miller, creator of the Red Smoothie Detox Factor, revealed 2 of the secrets to easy, steady weight loss. Secrets the big food corporations do their best to hide from us.
Secret #1: Enjoy real food. Don’t fall for the lie that you have to deprive yourself to lose weight.
Secret #2: stop eating out. You will automatically eat less without even noticing.
Then start detoxing your body with tasty, nourishing smoothies that are just as easy on your wallet as they are easy to make.
Because a single day of enjoying Liz’ smoothies demonstrated the radical power of her superfood-packed red smoothies to make me feel incredibly good.
Now prepare yourself for one of the biggest weight loss secrets there is. A secret that, when you use it properly, can transform your body and your health.
You probably know most of us eat too much processed food. What you may not know is that it’s full of toxic chemicals and substandard, dirt-cheap ingredients designed to make you eat more…and force you to gain weight.
Here’s how it works...
“That stuff is just a lot of calories your body can’t use,” Liz told me, “Some are poison. And all these foods are stripped of the anti-oxidants and anti-inflammatories that help your body detox. The result? Your body expends huge amounts of calories to eliminate some toxins—the rest, it stores in your fat to protect you. This is why most people are hungry all the time. They’re not getting energy they need.”
“So… what’s going on with me? Why am I losing weight but not going hungry?”
Liz paused, then dropped the bombshell.
Your body is designed to burn fat. You just have to let it.
“What? I thought we were designed to store fat?!?” We were Skyping and I was practically shouting. Then I heard Liz say…
What good is a fat reserve if you can’t burn it?
Liz continued: “You’re drinking smoothies packed with phytonutrients, anti-oxidants and anti-inflammatories that pull toxins out of you like a tractor beam. Allowing your body to burn those toxin-filled fat stores… and releasing tremendous amounts of stored energy.”
So that’s why I’m losing weight without going hungry.
Watch Liz’ free presentation. It’s packed with revolutionary weight loss information—information that works. Because it’s based on how nature works.
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Because when you click here to watch Liz’ life-changing presentation, you’ll learn
- Which calories help you lose weight…and which ones help you gain it…
- The “diet” foods…some of them vegetables…that lead to weight gain and diabetes…
- The “low-fat” foods that can dramatically increase your risk of cancer.
- And the superfoods that rescue your body from this assault by detoxing you…
Revitalizing your metabolism so you can
Shed pounds as well as toxins, renew your body and reset your internal clock by up to 7 years.
Because until now, the Red Smoothie Detox Factor has been available only to Liz’ private clients. But now that she’s perfected it to work for almost everyone, almost every time, Liz is sharing it with rest of us so we can feel better and look better.
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Natural Diabetes Treatment Works Better Than Prescription Drugs *PROOF*
By Richard Neal
Tags: HEALING | REMEDIES | PREVENTION
According the latest statistics, diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes in the United States is reaching epidemic levels:
Total: 29.1 million people or 9.3% of the population have diabetes.
Diagnosed: 21.0 million people.
Undiagnosed: 8.1 million people (27.8% of people with diabetes are undiagnosed).
Source: CDC Website
Drugs Treat Symptoms, Not Disease
Pharmaceutical companies have been trying to shut these doctors down simply for revealing the truth about diabetes.
Scientific studies have proven that type 2 diabetes can be reversed naturally - but this information has been hidden and suppressed for decades.
Diabetics can normalize blood sugar, and be taken off all medication and insulin injections completely naturally.
Doctors at the International Council for Truth in Medicine are revealing the truth about diabetes in a shocking new online presentation.
In 3 Weeks, 71% Type 2 Diabetics Were Taken off ALL Medication
96% of patients were able to stop all insulin injections and 81% achieved complete relief of painful neuropathy.
Groundbreaking research published by the University of Kentucky, University of California and Newscastle University prove that type 2 diabetes CAN be reversed.
Blood sugar normalizes... neuropathy pain goes away...
Doctors at the International Council for Truth in Medicine have perfected these techniques and helped tens of thousands of their patients end the need for medication and insulin injections 100% naturally.
You don't have to suffer anymore, Learn the truth about your diabetes and stop this disease dead in its tracks right now.
Groundbreaking New Research
Doctors at the International Council for Truth in Medicine are revealing the truth about diabetes that has been suppressed for over 21 years.
Last year they helped over 17,542 type 2 diabetics end the need for prescription drugs, insulin injections and blood sugar monitoring.
This year they're on track to help over 30,000.
In just a few weeks, 96% of their patients are able to stop ALL diabetes medication and insulin injections.
No more neuropathy pain, pricking your finger, or the need for expensive medication.
Learn about this groundbreaking new research here:
#1 muscle that eliminates joint and back pain, anxiety and looking fat
By J. Davis III
Tags: HEALING | PREVENTION
I bet you can’t guess which muscle in your body is the #1 muscle that eliminates joint and back pain, anxiety and looking fat.
This “hidden survival muscle” in your body will boost your energy levels, immune system, sexual function, strength and athletic performance when unlocked.
If this “hidden” most powerful primal muscle is healthy, we are healthy.
d) Hip Flexors
Take the quiz above and see if you got the correct answer!
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